New societal demands.

The IT society needs educated people. IT is used in the most diverse contexts to facilitate and enrich people’s lives at work and leisure. Good IT solutions require professional developers in a number of fields such as web and multimedia, networks, programming and project management. The research at Karlstad University has attracted worldwide attention as it creates greater possibilities for a safer net environment and higher computer security.

This is the exciting environment that students are involved in when they study computer science, IT design, communication or web design. We want to provide students with a solid basis for the future. Along with the basic knowledge required, students develop skills in implementing it in practice. We cooperate with many interesting and successful IT businesses In the Karlstad region and there are a number of programme specialisations for students to choose from depending on their interests and career ambitions.